Gifted & Talented Services



  • GT Identification

    The GT referral window for school year opens in November. Students in grades K-11 are eligible for GT assessment.

    Referrals for gifted testing may be submitted during the month of November to the gifted campus coordinator, and data collection will begin in December. An information video may be located below to address questions regarding the referral process. Starting in November, forms for beginning the gifted referral process will be made available. Please refer to the timeline for the screening process.

  • Referrals

  • Screening

  • Testing Results

  • Furlough

  • Exit

  • Appeals Process

  • GT Transfer Students

To Test or Not to Test?

  • Does your child exhibit these characteristics?

  • Ask yourself the following questions when deciding to have your child tested for GT services:

School Year GT Referral Timeline

    • November: Referral Window (K-11) Referrals and Permission for those seeking GT testing due to GT Campus Coordinator Submit Referral.
    • December: Data Collection (K-11) Parent survey and Teacher inventory due; Creativity test proctored.
    • January/February/March: Data Collection (K-11) Campus Coordinator collects testing data.
    • February: Kindergarten Screening Deadline (K) Selection committee notifies parent/guardian results of testing; Participation Acceptance forms due before services begin; PEIMS coding changed, as applicable.
    • March: Screening Committee Meeting (1-11) Selection committee meeting held; notify parent/guardian of screening results; Participation Acceptance forms due before services begin; PEIMS coding changed, as applicable.

Referral Process Videos